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    Nightingale Falls Farmstay Retreat

    126 A Victoria Street | Tararu Bay, Thames 3500, New Zealand
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          “farm tour” (14 reviews)
          “host family” (3 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

          Despite initial fears of the 3 km gravel track drive to the gate our fears were soon appeased by the warmth of the greeting by our host Scott . The drive further up the mountain was halted only by Scott taking the trouble to point...More

          Thank Mike J
          Reviewed 24 January 2017

          Scott and Karyn are terrific hosts. Scott is a great outdoors type who can guide you around the extensive trails on the property along with a wealth of information on flora and fauna. Karyn is a terrific cook who can provide wonderful meals if you...More

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          Thank TLupMelb
          Reviewed 24 January 2017

          We (2 adult, 3 children) stayed for three nights in the Shackwell Bush Hut of the Nightingale Falls Farmstay Retreat and we enjoyed the days from the beginning to the end. Scott and Karyn are very friendly and accommodating people, the animals - especially the...More

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          Thank judith318
          Reviewed 23 January 2017

          It was breathtaking nice. Karyn,Scott and their family were so lovely. We felt if we visited really good friends. The view from the farm was awesome!!!! I never have been in paradise but I´m sure that it looks like that amazing area!!!!! Thank you for...More

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          Thank sonja_kenn
          Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

          Absolutely amazing stay. We only stayed 2 nights and I really wish it was more, I could stay there forever! The cottages are very cozy and comfy. They have everything you need. The trails and walks were very enjoyable on the property, with stunning views...More

          Thank worldtravelmelb
          Response from KarynMartin, Owner at Nightingale Falls Farmstay RetreatResponded 9 January 2017

          Thank you so much for your amazing review!! We loved sharing this time with you guys, it was such a pleasure to meet such a lovely family!! We are so glad that you all enjoyed so much of what Nightingale Falls has to offer and...More

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          • US$140 - US$152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • 2
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          Room Tips
          "Twinkingham cottage has a great view."
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          "This is not a hotel but a great farmstay but a great farmstay experience."
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          "Just ask Karyn which cottage/room is best, they're all lovely."
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          "Can either self cater or arrange meals with the hosts. Warm and cosy in the winter."
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